Savin Hill Basketball Court - Boston, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 42° 18.628 W 071° 02.856
19T E 331246 N 4686278
Quick Description: This historic hill gives its name to the Savin Hill neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. There is a basketball court and hiking trails to the top of the hill.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 10/22/2007 9:30:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM2F46
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member bootron
Views: 115

Long Description:


ROCK HILL NOW SAVIN HILL
AT THE FOOT OF THIS HILL THE EARLY SETTLERS CAME ASHORE IN SMALL
BOATS TO MAKE THE FIRST PERMANENT SETTLEMENT IN DORCHESTER HAVING
SAILED FROM ENGLAND IN THE SHIP "MARY AND JOHN" FROM
MARCH 1630 TO JUNE 1830
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THIS HILL WAS FORTIFIED IN 1834
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THIS BOULDER PLACED HERE BY THE
CITY OF BOSTON
JUNE 5, 1909
Full Court?: yes

Nets on hoops?: yes

Court Access: Public

Surface Quality: Good, Clearly Defined Lines

Visit Instructions:
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